A Microsoft update that will disable the compromised RC4 stream cipher on Windows systems was released on Tuesday.
Microsoft released three "critical" bulletin items and five "important" fixes today -- all addressing 19 flaws in Windows, Office and Internet Explorer.
Microsoft's monthly patch for November will contain three bulletin items rated "critical" and five "important" items.
Attacks targeted at users in the Middle East and Asia are exploiting a zero-day flaw found in the Microsoft Graphics Component.
A preview of an import/export service for Windows Azure is now available.
Microsoft's 15th Security Intelligence Report (SIR) found that those running XP were more than four times likely to be infected than those systems running Windows 8.
According to a recent Forrester Research survey, corporations have been slow to move to Microsoft's cloud-based SharePoint Online service.
Engineers that worked on Windows 8.1 answered questions online about Windows 8.1.
Microsoft has released its Windows 8.1 update as a free download for Windows 8 users.
October marks the 10-year anniversary of Microsoft's first Patch Tuesday.
IT departments are facing a hybrid cloud future and need to move more toward a services broker role within organizations, according to Gartner Inc.
Gartner Inc.released a list of 10 trends for IT professionals will be focused on over the next five years.
The Windows Azure-based multifactor authentication service launched as a product last week.
The CSA, joined by BSI Group, on Thursday said it will offer the STAR Certification program.
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Windows Server 2012 R2 can't properly run any versions of Exchange yet, according to Microsoft.
According to Microsoft's Security Advisory (2887505), released on Tuesday, the company is investigating active exploits that are currently targeting Internet Explorer 8 and 9 users.
Microsoft's September patch release ran into quite a few issues. One problem was associated with a nonsecurity update (KB2817630) for Microsoft Office 2013 that caused an Outlook folder pane to disappear.
In an interview conducted by Mashable, a news and lifestyle publication, Peter Biddle, head engineer during BitLocker's creation, said he was approached by federal agents and asked to create a backdoor in Microsoft's encryption software.
According to a talk by Gartner Inc., IT will need a three-approach plan when upgrading to Windows 8.1
Microsoft announced on Tuesday a preview of a new distributed cache service for Azure-hosted applications.